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Clifton High School

Guidance Program

Year at a Glance 2019-2020

 

Counselor: Melinda (Mindy) Bell

melinda.bell@cliftonisd.org

(254)675-1847

 

Guidance Curriculum Content Areas

 

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Intrapersonal Effectiveness

  • Positive student self-concept • Effective executive functioning skills • Appropriate behavior to the situation and environment
 

Interpersonal Effectiveness

  • Effective interactions with diverse populations • Effective and appropriate communication skills• Recognition of personal boundaries, individual rights and privacy needs of others • Effective conflict resolutions skills • Development of healthy relationships • Incorporation of wellness practices into daily living • Demonstration of resiliency and positive coping skills • Possession of assertiveness skills necessary for personal protection
 

Post-secondary Planning and Career Readiness

  • Motivation to succeed in personal endeavors • Demonstration of career exploration skills • Possession of the knowledge and skills to gather information for the purpose of postsecondary education and career planning. • Demonstration of awareness of the importance of postsecondary education • Understanding of the relationship of academics to the world of work and to life at home and in the community.
 

Personal Health and Safety

  • Incorporation of wellness practices into daily living • Demonstration of resiliency and positive coping skills • Possession of assertiveness skills necessary for personal protection
 

Guidance Curriculum Overview- High School

AUGUST

Post-secondary Planning and Career Readiness

Graduation Plan Review with Parents and Students

SEPTEMBER

Post-secondary Planning and Career Readiness

Planning for the Future: Group guidance lessons

OCTOBER

Interpersonal Effectiveness, Personal Health & Safety

Bully Prevention Month

Red Ribbon Week

NOVEMBER

Intrapersonal Effectiveness

Feelings Awareness, “I” Statements, Communication: Group guidance lesson

DECEMBER

Intrapersonal Effectiveness

Understanding your gifts: Group guidance lesson

JANUARY

Interpersonal Effectiveness, Personal Health & Safety

Keeping yourself and others safe: Digital Media Group guidance lesson

FEBRUARY

Interpersonal Effectiveness, Personal Health & Safety, Post-secondary Planning and Career Readiness

Course Planning: Group guidance lesson and individual meetings

Multicultural Awareness

MARCH

Post-secondary Planning and Career Readiness, Personal Health & Safety

Techniques for managing stress

APRIL

Intrapersonal Effectiveness

Dealing with emotional conflicts and stress

MAY

Post-secondary Planning and Career Readiness

Taking advantage of educational opportunities